The Pennsylvania Small Business Development Centers have helped thousands of entrepreneurs launch successful new business ventures, expand an existing business, or return a business to profitability.

Read about some of our clients who have allowed us to share their stories, representing a wide range of assistance provided across a variety of industries.

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A Place for Everything: Home and Business Solutions

Kim Bingaman first contacted the Penn State Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in September of 2014. She had recently become aware that a local retail store was for sale. She had…

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Brothers Dan and Ryan Yosua, a Penn State Information, Science, and Technology (IST) alumni and student, respectively, partnered up to develop and launch the video game app eVubble Lite in 2013.…

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Simple Car Wash

Taylor Mitcham’s car was dirty. It was the middle of winter, and she was living in an apartment that had no access to a hose and no detailing supplies on hand.…

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Rugrats Resale

In 2009, Lydia approached the Penn State Small Development Center (SBDC) for assistance in setting up her digital media business, Pick 'em Up Productions. The SBDC helped her move through the…

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RxFF Consulting

Drs. Diana and Adri van Duin, who were both employed at Penn State, had been toying with the idea of starting their own business for some time. The van Duins are…

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Bock Industries, Inc.

The Penn State Small Business Development Center (SBDC) began working with Bock Industries early in 2012 as Randall Bock worked to commercialize a new technology that he designed at the prompting…

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AcousticSheep, LLC

The Penn State Small Business Development Center (SBDC) has been assisting Dr. Wei-Shin Lai since March 2008, when she first contacted the SBDC regarding guidance on writing a business plan for…